Beltran could be missing piece

Updated: June 30, 2003, 11:01 AM ET
Special to ESPN Insider
  • Moving David Eckstein to the ninth spot was a good move for the Angels. He's swinging the bat much better. I think his hand was still bothering him, and he was putting so much pressure on himself. He may be one of those guys who doesn't bounce back from injuries as well as others because of his size. But he's the engine that makes that team go. When he doesn't play well, they don't either.